This week’s songs and dance routines have been revealed for Strictly Come Dancing.
Last weekend saw three stand-out couples, Natalie and Artem, Abbey and Alijaz and Sophie and Brendan all score 35 points. But the high benchmark wasn’t confined to the leaders as Ben and Kristina, Patrick and Anya and Dave and Karen all recorded their best scores to date.
So with the pressure mounting, and excitement building, here are the songs and dances each couple are performing on Saturday night, 6.30pm on BBC One.
Ashley and Ola will be Jiving to the rock ‘n’ roll classic ‘Johnny B Goode’ by Chuck Berry, Abbey and Alijaz will perform the Foxtrot to Olly Murs’ ‘Dear Darlin’ and Patrick and Anya will Salsa to ‘Wings’ by Little Mix.
Rachel and Pasha will perform the Paso Doble to ‘Maneater’ by Nelly Furtado while Fiona and Anton are going to Quickstep to ‘If My Friends Could See Me Now’ by Sammy Davis Junior as well as Dave and Karen performing a Salsa to ‘Cuban Pete’ by Jim Carrey.
Deborah and Robin are going to perform the Viennese Waltz to James Brown’s soulful ‘It’s A Man’s Man’s Man’s World’, Sophie and Brendan are going to Cha Cha Cha to Michael Jackson’s ‘PYT’ while Mark and Iveta will Waltz to ‘Apologize’ by OneRepublic .
Also Susanna and Kevin will perform the American Smooth to Tony Bennett’s ‘Sunny Side of The Street’, Ben and Kristina will be Quickstepping to Friends theme tune ‘I’ll Be There For You’ by The Rembrandts and Natalie and Artem will be performing the Salsa to the Gypsy King’s ‘Bomboleo’.